Live Public Auction Sale

Auction Begins: Friday, April 26, 2019 at 11:00 AM

Preview: Wednesday, April 24th & Thursday, April 25th (10:00 AM - 4:00 PM), and Friday,
April 26th (10:00 AM - 11:00 AM)

Please note the auction starts at 11:00 AM

Items include: Early American Glass, Bottles, Historical Flasks, Whiskey Bottles & Flasks, Barber Bottles, Medicine Bottles, Freeblown & Pattern Molded Bottles, Ink Bottles & Inkwells, Mineral Water Bottles, Soda Bottles, Perfume Atomizers, Fruit Jars, Sealed Bottles, Pressed Glass, Country Antiques, Demijohns, Reference Books, Oriental Rugs, Stoneware, Baskets, Flow Blue Items, Black Glass and More

Items to be sold individually, in small groupings, and table lots.


1. Eagle - "Willington / Glass, Co" Historical Flask; medium olive amber, quart, GII-61, imperfection on upper right wing, Glenn Quimby collection.

2. Lot Of Three "Davids & Black, New York." Master Ink Bottles; yellow green, light blue green and medium grass green, pontil scars, ht. 5 7/8 inches, 6 3/8 inches and 9 7/8 inches, two have imperfections, one in fine condition, James Scharnagel collection.

3. Freeblown Chestnut Bottle; olive green, pontil scar, ht. 8 1/2 inches, fine condition with some scratches.

4. Cornucopia - Urn Pictorial Flask; rich blue green, pontil scar, pint, GIII-17, fine condition, Glenn Quimby collection.

5. Freeblown Decanter; cobalt blue, pontil scar, ht. 11 inches, fine condition.

6. "Lafayette" And Bust - Liberty Cap Portrait Flask; medium golden amber, pontil scar, half pint, GI-86, base imperfections and minor mouth blemishes, Glenn Quimby collection.

7. "Old Kentucky / Bourbon / 1849 / Reserve / Distilled In 1848. / A.M. Bininnger & Co. 338 Broadway, N.Y." Figural Whiskey Bottle; medium amber, pontil scar, ht. 8 inches, blemish on edge of base.

8. Pattern Molded Decanter; bluish aquamarine, pontil scar, ht. 8 3/4 inches, fine condition.

9. Two "J.S. Mason / Philad.a" Ink Bottles; aquamarine and medium blue green, pontil scars, ht. 4 1/2 inches, blue green example has mouth repair, aquamarine example in fine condition, James Scharnagel collection.

10. Mold Blown Wide Mouth Storage Jar; brilliant golden amber, pontil scar, ht. 8 5/8 inches, dia. 4 1/2 inches, fine condition.

11. Eagle - "Willington / Glass / Co" Historical Flask; medium yellow olive, half pint, GII-63a, imperfections on edge of base and shoulder, Glenn Quimby collection.

12. "Chesnut Grove / Whiskey / C.W." Handled Whiskey Jug; medium amber, pontil scar, ht. 8 7/8 inches, imperfection on bubble.

13. Onion Wine Bottle; medium yellow green, pontil scar, ht. 7 1/8 inches, fine condition.

14. Lot Of Six Perfume Atomizers; various colors and forms, ht. 3 7/8 inches to 6 inches, fine condition, Paul Sturtevant collection.

15. Cornucopia - Urn And "Lancaster Glass Works N.Y" Pictorial Flask; bluish aquamarine, pontil scar, pint, GIII-16, minor blemish on edge of mouth, Timothy and Christine Hill collection.

16. Scroll Flask; bluish aquamarine, pontil scar, pint, GIX-22, fine condition, Timothy and Christine Hill collection.

17. Lot Of Three Umbrella Ink Bottles; shades of olive amber, pontil scars, ht. 2 3/8 inches, 2 1/4 inches and 2 inches, fine condition, James Scharnagel collection.

18. Lot Of Three Barber Bottles; light blue and yellow with milkglass floral decorations, ht. with stoppers 8 inches, fine condition, Paul Sturtevant collection.

19. Lot Of Seven Master Ink Bottles; (3) "Carter", "S.S. Stafford's Ink's / Made In U.S.A.", "Stafford's / Ink" and two unembossed, amber, cobalt blue, olive yellow and yellow green, ht. 5 7/8 inches to 9 7/8 inches, fine condition.

20. Two Figured Flasks; Hunter - Fisherman pictorial calabash flask and a scroll flask, aquamarine, pontil scars, quarts, GXIII-4 and GIX-1, fine condition.

21. Lot Of Nine Ink Bottles; "Estes / N.Y. / Ink", "Farley's / Ink", "F / Kidder / Im / Provd / Indel / Ible / Ink", "Maynard / & Noyes / Indelible / Ink", "Pat. Oct. 1874 / Trade Mark", "Red Ink / Hogan & Thompson / Philadelphia" and three unembossed, varoius colors, shapes and sizes, eight are pontiled, all have imperfections or repairs, James Scharnagel collection.

22. Lot Of Twelve Perfume Atomizers; various colors, shapes and sizes, generally fine condition, Paul Sturtevant collection.

23. "Washington" And Bust - "Jackson" And Bust Portrait Flask; bright golden amber, pontil scar, pint, GI-31, fine condition, Glenn Quimby collection.

24. Lot Of Four Mary Gregory Type Barber Bottles; amethyst and cobalt blue with milk glass decorations, three are pontiled, ht. with stoppers 9 1/8 inches to 9 1/4 inches, one example has mouth imperfection, others in fine condition, Paul Sturtevant collection.

25. Cornucopia - Urn Pictorial Flask; aquamarine, pontil scar, half pint, GIII-14a, fine condition, Timothy and Christine Hill collection.

26. Pattern Molded Pocket Flask; eight vertical ribs, medium amethyst, pontil scar, ht. 5 3/8 inches, fine condition.

27. Lot Of Six "S.O. Dunbar / Taunton / Mass." Ink Bottles; aquamarine, two are pontiled, ht. 2 1/2 inches to 9 inches, one has mouth blemish, others in fine condition, James Scharnagel collection.

28. "Keen" - "P & W" Sunburst Flask; medium yellowish golden amber, pontil scar, half pint, GVIII-10, minor imperfection on interior bubble, Glenn Quimby collection.

29. Lot Of Three Bottles; "E. Brown & Co. / Waterbury, Conn." medicine bottle, "Schenck's / Seaweed / Tonic" medicine bottle and a fancy pickle bottle, aquamarine, one is pontiled, ht. (2) 8 1/2 inches and 9 7/8 inches, one has imperfection.

30. Freeblown Inkwell; medium yellow amber, pontil scar, ht. 2 1/8 inches, dia. 2 3/8 inches, fine condition.

31. Cornucopia - Urn Pictorial Flask; light to medium bluish green, pontil scar, pint, GIII-4, fine condition, Glenn Quimby collection.

32. Lot Of Six Cut Overlay Perfume Atomizers; cobalt blue, cranberry and orange cut to clear, various sizes and forms, fine condition, Paul Sturtevant collection.

33. Clasped Hands And "Union" - Eagle Historical Flask; medium amber, half pint, GXII-29, fine condition, Timothy and Christine Hill collection.

34. Lot Of Three "Harrison's / Columbian / Ink" Bottles; aquamarine, pontil scars, ht. 2 1/2 inches, 3 3/4 inches and 7 1/8 inches, largest example has base imperfection, others in fine condition, James Scharnagel collection.

35. "Boss Bros' & Co. / Bottle Manufactory / Middlebury O." Stoneware Master Ink Bottle; tan with gray glaze, ht. 8 7/8 inches, fine condition, James Scharnagel collection.

36. Domed Inkwell; colorless with amethyst, blue and white swirls, polished pontil scar, ht. 2 1/4 inches, dia. 4 inches, hinged cover is missing, otherwise fine condition.

37. Lot Of Four Mineral Water Bottles; "Congress & Empire Spring Co / C / Saratoga, N.Y.", "Congress & Empire Spring Co / C / Saratoga. N.Y." - "Congress / Water", "Congress Spring Co. / C / Saratoga, N.Y." - "Congress / Water", and "Guilford Mineral / Spring Water / Guilford / VT", olive green and shades of blue green, pint and quarts, T #C-14A, T #C-19B, T #C-20A and T #V-7, one has mouth blemish, others in fine condition.

38. Domed Inkwell; colorless with milkglass splotches and light blue highlights, ht. 1 5/8 inches, dia. 3 3/8 inches, hinged cover is missing, otherwise fine condition.

39. Horse And Cart - Eagle Historical Flask; medium yellow olive, pontil scar, pint, GV-9, fine condition, Glenn Quimby collection.

40. Lot Of Three Bottles; "Poland / Water / H. Ricker & Son's Proprietor's" mineral water bottle, "Tippecanoe / H.H. Warner & Co" medicine bottle and a labeled snuff bottle, colorless and amber, ht. 3 3/4 inches to 11 1/2 inches, fine condition.

41. Lot Of Four Cone Ink Bottles; olive amber and shades of blue green, pontil scars, ht. 2 1/4 inches to 2 1/2 inches, fine condition, James Scharnagel collection.

42. Miniature Freeblown Creamer; colorless, pontil scar, ht. 2 3/4 inches, fine condition.

43. Pair Of Art Glass Perfume Atomizers; frosted glass with amethyst and white loopings, ht. 7 1/2 inches, fine condition, Paul Sturtevant collection.

44. Two Bottles; "S.O. / Richardson's / Bitters / South / Reading / Mass" bitters bottle and "Dr. Wistar's / Balsam Of / Wild Cherry / Philad.a / W.M.S." medicine bottle, aquamarine, one is pontiled, one has imperfection on edge of base.

45. Freeblown Wide Mouth Storage Jar; striated olive amber, pontil scar, ht. 9 1/2 inches, dia. 4 1/8 inches, fine condition.

46. Two Double Eagle Historical Flasks; aquamarine, half pints, GII-127 and GII-128, both have minor mouth blemishes, Timothy and Christine Hill collection.

47. Lot Of Six Blown Glass Items; various colors, shapes and sizes, generally fine condition.

48. Lot Of Six Perfume Atomizers; various colors, shapes and sizes, fine condition, Paul Sturtevant collection.

49. "Washington" And Bust - "Baltimore Glass Works" And Taylor Bust Historical Flask; pale light blue, pontil scar, pint, GI-17a, imperfections, Timothy and Christine Hill collection.

50. Two Sealed Whiskey Bottles; "Bernheim Bros / Distillers / Louisville / KY." and "J.F T & Co / Established / 1821 / Philada", shades of amber, ht. 9 3/8 inches and 10 inches, one has mouth blemishes.

51. Two Igloo Figural Ink Bottles; cobalt blue and golden amber, ht. 1 7/8 inches, fine condition, James Scharnagel collection.

52. Lot Of Six "W.W. Lyman" Fruit Jars; aquamarine, pints and quarts, embossed numbers are 1, 8, (2) 12, 15 and 18, two have mouth imperfections, others in fine condition, Jan Boyer collection.

53. Lot Of Thirteen Barber Bottles; various colors, shapes and sizes, two are pontiled, one has mouth blemish, others in fine condition, Paul Sturtevant collection.

54. Lot Of Eight Master Ink Bottles; shades of blue green, olive green and olive amber, all are pontiled, ht. 6 1/4 inches to 9 1/2 inches, three have imperfections, others in fine condition, James Scharnagel collection.

55. Cornucopia - Urn Pictorial Flask; olive green, pontil scar, half pint, GIII-7, fine condition, Glenn Quimby collection.

56. Lot Of Five Perfume Atomizers; various colors, shapes and sizes, generally fine condition, Paul Sturtevant collection.

57. Lot Of Three "W.E. Bonney" Ink Bottles; aquamarine, ht. 2 1/8 inches, 2 5/8 inches and 5 3/4 inches, two have mouth blemishes, large example in fine condition, James Scharnagel collection.

58. Two "Harrison's / Columbian / Ink" Bottles; cobalt blue, pontil scars, ht. 3 7/8 inches and 4 5/8 inches, both have minor mouth imperfections, James Scharnagel collection.

59. Freeblown Apothecary Storage Jar; deep amethyst, pontil scar, ht. with closure 13 1/2 inches, generally fine condition.

60. Eagle And "T.W.D" - Cornucopia Historical Flask; aquamarine, pontil scar, half pint, GII-43, generally fine condition, Timothy and Christine Hill collection.

61. Lot Of Seven Fancy Barber Bottles; yellow, light blue and cranberry, ht. 6 3/4 inches to 8 1/4 inches, fine condition, Paul Sturtevant collection.

62. Lot Of Twenty Two Flow Blue Items; plates, bowls and a covered tureen, white with blue transfer decorations, various shapes and sizes, generally fine condition.

63. Lot Of Four Items; "E.W.F. Rice & Co" stoneware beer bottle, "Comstock Gove & Co" stoneware beer bottle, "New York / Stoneware Co" cobalt decorated jug and a wooden and metal grain measure, all have imperfections.

64. Lot Of Approximately One Hundred And Eleven Commemorative Bottles And Jars; various colors, shapes and sizes, generally fine condition.

65. Lot Of Forty Five Country Antique Household Items; keys, corkscrews, choppers, kitchen utensils, cheese cutter and more, wood and metal construction, various shapes and sizes, fine used condition.

66. Lot Of Twenty Two Fruit Jars; "Cohansey", "Crown", "Porcelain / Lined", "Standard / Mason" and others, shades of aquamarine, half gallons, one has imperfection, others in fine condition, Jan Boyer collection.

67. Two Stone Indian Artifacts; axe head and mashing utensil, natural stone color, lgth. 4 1/4 inches and 6 1/8 inches, fine used condition.

68. Lot Of Forty Three Barber Supply Bottles And Jars; "Heather / Bloom / Toilet Water" label under glass bottle, "Lilac / Vegetal" bottle, "Sterilizer" jar, "Superior / Bay Rum" labeled bottle and others, various colors, shapes and sizes, generally fine condition, Paul Sturtevant collection.

69. "2 Doz. / Tittle's / Leather Life / Waterproof / Leather Preservative" Advertising Box And Contents; box contains bottles, sawdust and (12) paper advertisements, pine box measures 11 inches x 8 inches x 8 inches, fine condition.

70. Two Table Lot Of Approximately Two Hundred And Forty Contemporary Glass Items; various colors, shapes and sizes, generally fine condition.

71. Lot Of Five Pieces Of Stone Fruit; four apples, one watermelon slice, watermelon has imperfection.

72. Lot Of Sixteen Items; stoneware pitcher, spatterware pitcher, nine yellowware bowls, four yellowware canisters and a yellowware lid, generally fine condition.

73. Lot Of Ten Black Glass Bottles; shades of olive green and olive amber, eight are pontiled, ht. 7 inches to 12 1/4 inches, seven have imperfections.

74. Lot Of Thirteen Antique Bottle And Glass Items; "ST / Drake's / 1860 / Plantation / X / Bitters" figural bottle, "Lyon's / Powder / B & P / N.Y.", "D.L.Ormsby & Son / 1861 / 423 West 16th St / N.Y." soda bottle, a double eagle flask and others, various colors, shapes and sizes, five are pontiled, three have imperfections.

75. Lot Of Forty Two Soda Water Bottles; "J. Andrews / J" - "J. Andrews / Phila", "J. Gasslein.", "Johnston / & Co. / Philada" - "J", "G.S. Twitchell / T / Philada" - "T" and others, aquamarine and shades of blue green, some are pontiled, as found dug condition.

76. Table Lot Of Approximately Two Hundred And Twenty Three Antique Bottles; "Dr Larookah's / Indian / Vegetable / Pulmonic Syrup" medicine bottle, "G.W. Merchant / Lockport. N.Y." medicine bottle, "Moxie / Nerve Food / Lowell / Mass." soda bottle, "Dr. Rose / Philada." medicine bottle and others, various colors, shapes and sizes, several are pontiled, many have imperfections.

77. Lot Of Six Antique Glass Items; (5) wide mouth jars and one demijohn, shades of green and blue green, pontil scars, ht. 8 inches to 23 inches, fine condition.

78. Lot Of Forty Three Fruit Jars; "Atlas / E-Z / Seal", "The Gem", "Hero", "Root / Mason", "Safety / Wide Mouth / Mason / Salem Glass Works / Salem, N.J." and others, shades of aquamarine, quarts, two have mouth blemishes, others in generally fine condition, Jan Boyer collection.

79. Lot Of Five Metal Figural Dogs; (4) Boston terriers and a hound dog, black, white and red paint, ht. 2 3/4 inches to 10 inches, used condition.

80. Lot Of Forty Two Antique Bitters Bottles; "Burdock / Blood / Bitters / Foster Milburn & Co / Buffalo N.Y.", "Dr Flint's / Quaker Bitters / Providence. R.I.", "Dr. J. Hostetter's / Stomach Bitters", "Dr Langley's / Root & Herb / Bitters / 76 Union St. / Boston" and others, various colors, shapes and sizes, three have imperfections, others in generally fine condition, Jan Boyer collection.

81. Lot Of Three Barber Bottles; white milkglass with multicolor painted cherub scenes, pontil scars, ht. with stoppers 8 3/4 inches, one has mouth blemish, others in fine condition, Paul Sturtevant collection.

82. Lot Of Six Historical Flasks; (3) Washington - Taylor portrait flasks, Washington - Sheaf Of Wheat portrait flask, "Summer" And Tree - "Winter" And Tree pictorial flask, and "Union" And Clasped Hands - Cannon historical flask, shades of aquamarine, half pints, pint and quarts, (2) GI-37, GI-53, GI-57, GX-15 and GXII-42, two have minor blemishes, others in fine condition.

83. Lot Of Forty Bottle, Glass And Antiques Reference Books; McKearins, Kovells and more, used condition.

84. Lot Of Eight Items; (2) "J.P. Smith Son & Co Pittsburgh" fruit jars, (2) "Standard" fruit jars, "Pat- March 26 - 1867 / B.B. Wilcox / 19" fruit jar and (3) wire fruit jar immersers, aquamarine, quarts, four have imperfections, Jan Boyer collection.

85. Lot Of Thirty One Antique Bottles; "Congress Spring Co / C / Saratoga, N.Y.", "Dinneford's / Magnesia", "Johann Hoff", "E.W. Hoyt & Co. / Hoyt's German Cologne / Lowell, Mass." and more, various colors, shapes and sizes, several have imperfections.

86. Lot Of Seven Blown Flasks; aquamarine, colorless and blue green, pontil scars, ht. 5 1/8 inches to 10 1/2 inches, one is engraved "Chrs / Lampe / 1868", two have blemishes, others in fine condition.

87. Lot Of Thirty Blown And Pressed Glass Items; (3) candlesticks, a blown three mold creamer, mercury glass items, freeblown cane, spittoon and others, various colors, shapes and sizes, generally fine condition.

88. Lot Of Twenty Nine Fruit Jars; "Atlas / Mason's / Patent", "Jumbo / Peanut Butter", "Mason's / Improved", "Mason's / Patent / Nov 30th / 1858" and others, shades of aquamarine, pints, generally fine condition, Jan Boyer collection.

89. Table Lot Of One Hundred And Thirteen Ink Related Desktop Items; inkwells, ink bottles, blotters, pen rests, advertising and more, various colors, shapes and sizes, generally fine condition.

90. Grain Painted Wood Storage Box; pine wood construction, 15 1/2 inches x 31 inches x 24 1/2 inches, used condition.

91. Lot Of Three Figural Pigs; plaster, terra cotta and lead construction, various colors, shapes and sizes.

92. Lot Of Thirty One Ink Related Items; ink bottles, traveler's inkwells and sanders, various colors, shapes and sizes, generally fine condition.

93. Lot Of Seventy Four Bottles; cathedral pickle bottle, "ST / Drake's / 1860 / Plantation / X / Bitters" figural bottle, "Giessen's / Union / Mustard / N.Y." and others, various colors, shapes and sizes, some have imperfections.

94. Lot Of Fourteen Antique Items; two painted tiles, two terra cotta architectural bricks, six elaborate printing blocks and four wooden molds, used condition.

95. Lot Of Three Demijohn Table Lamps; bottle hts. are 16 inches, 17 1/2 inches and 19 1/2 inches, all in working condition, all have imperfections.

96. Lot Of Six "Millville / Atmospheric / Fruit Jar" - "Whitall's Patent / June 18th 1861"; aquamarine, pint, quarts and half gallon, four have imperfections, Jan Boyer collection.

97. Lot Of Twenty Three Sealed Liquor Bottles; "Faure", "Julius Hospital / Wurzburg", "Lorenz / Reich", "Margaux / Medoc" and others, various colors, shapes and sizes, generally fine condition.

98. Antique Wood Hanging Candle Or Pipe Box; brown surface with patina, ht. 17 inches, fine used condition.

99. Lot Of Seventeen Whiskey Flasks; "C.A. Richards & Co / 99 / Washington Street / Boston", (Key) pictorial flask, "E.F. Hynes / 57 Merrimack Street / Haverhill, Mass." labeled barrel figural flask, (6) are base embossed "L G Co", aquamarine and shades of amber, half pints, pints and quart, generally fine condition.

100. Table Lot Of Four Framed Mirrors; 9 1/2 inches x 9 1/2 inches, 8 1/2 inches x 11 inches, 12 inches x 14 inches and 29 inches x 39 1/2 inches, generally fine condition.

101. Table Lot Of Ten Items; one green painted wood bench, four pillows, four woven baskets and one large metal basket, used condition.


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102. Lot Of Five Oriental Rugs; various colors and sizes, used condition.

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